Child Care Act 1991

Notification to be given by F68 [ Child and Family Agency ].


14. (1)Where a child is delivered up to, or placed in the custody of, F69 [ the F68 [ Child and Family Agency ] under this Part, the F70 [ Agency ] ] shall as soon as possible inform or cause to be informed a parent having custody of him or a person acting in loco parentis of that delivery or placement unless that parent or person is missing and cannot be found.

(2)For the purposes of this section, a person shall be deemed to have been informed of the placing of a child in the custody of F71 [ the F68 [ Child and Family Agency ] ] under section 13 if he is given or shown a copy of the emergency care order made under that section or if that person was present at the sitting of the court at which such order was made.